The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 6 23 13
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Permanent jobs citing Linux 22 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 18.80% 7.50% 12.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.41% 29.27% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 18
Average salary £35,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Linux
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Operating Systems Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
39 41 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 33.33% 25.63% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 30 40 56
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Linux
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Abingdon region.

Linux Salary Trend in Abingdon

Linux
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 42 (80.77%) Windows
2 25 (48.08%) Firewall
3 23 (44.23%) VMware
3 23 (44.23%) WAN
3 23 (44.23%) Cisco
3 23 (44.23%) Juniper
3 23 (44.23%) SAN
3 23 (44.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (42.31%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (34.62%) Veeam
5 18 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (34.62%) CommVault
5 18 (34.62%) Project Management
5 18 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (34.62%) Technical Architecture
5 18 (34.62%) Load Balancing
5 18 (34.62%) Network Security
6 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (32.69%) Internet
7 16 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (28.85%) Kalman Filter
9 14 (26.92%) Public Cloud
10 13 (25.00%) Hyper-V
11 12 (23.08%) SMTP
11 12 (23.08%) SQL
12 10 (19.23%) Java
12 10 (19.23%) UNIX
12 10 (19.23%) SharePoint
12 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
12 10 (19.23%) Dell

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.62%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.62%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (7.69%) IBM Notes
3 4 (7.69%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.92%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (42.31%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (48.08%) Firewall
2 23 (44.23%) WAN
2 23 (44.23%) SAN
3 18 (34.62%) Network Security
4 17 (32.69%) Internet
5 12 (23.08%) SMTP
6 6 (11.54%) FTP
6 6 (11.54%) HTTP
7 5 (9.62%) OSPF
7 5 (9.62%) BGP
7 5 (9.62%) IP Telephony
8 2 (3.85%) DNS
8 2 (3.85%) DHCP
9 1 (1.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (5.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (19.23%) Support Engineer
2 8 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (15.38%) Architect
2 8 (15.38%) Technical Architect
2 8 (15.38%) Systems Architect
3 6 (11.54%) IT Support
4 5 (9.62%) Development Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Development Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Administrator
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 5 (9.62%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (9.62%) Consultant
4 5 (9.62%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (9.62%) Software Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Administrator
5 4 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) Web Services
2 4 (7.69%) XML
2 4 (7.69%) Middleware
2 4 (7.69%) REST
2 4 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (1.92%) HTML
3 1 (1.92%) CSS
3 1 (1.92%) Laravel
3 1 (1.92%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.92%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (1.92%) LAMP
3 1 (1.92%) Symfony
3 1 (1.92%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Public Cloud
2 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.62%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (9.62%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.92%) Blog
4 1 (1.92%) EPoS
4 1 (1.92%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.92%) Physics
4 1 (1.92%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 42 (80.77%) Windows
2 23 (44.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (19.23%) UNIX
5 5 (9.62%) Mac OS
5 5 (9.62%) Windows 7
5 5 (9.62%) NetWare
5 5 (9.62%) Ubuntu
6 4 (7.69%) CentOS
6 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Project Management
1 18 (34.62%) Technical Architecture
1 18 (34.62%) Load Balancing
2 15 (28.85%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (19.23%) Network Design
4 9 (17.31%) OO
5 5 (9.62%) OOD
5 5 (9.62%) Information Management
5 5 (9.62%) Migration
5 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
5 5 (9.62%) Web Development
5 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.69%) Software Licensing
6 4 (7.69%) Analytics
7 2 (3.85%) ITIL
8 1 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.92%) TDD
8 1 (1.92%) Parallel Programming
8 1 (1.92%) BDD
8 1 (1.92%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) SQL
2 10 (19.23%) Java
3 8 (15.38%) Perl
3 8 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 8 (15.38%) Bash Shell
4 6 (11.54%) C++
5 5 (9.62%) Python
6 4 (7.69%) VB
7 1 (1.92%) PHP
7 1 (1.92%) C
7 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.92%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) CCNA
1 6 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.62%) PhD
3 4 (7.69%) Degree
4 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.77%) MCITP
5 1 (1.92%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Legato
1 5 (9.62%) Nagios
1 5 (9.62%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (9.62%) Icinga
2 4 (7.69%) Cacti
2 4 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (1.92%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) Cisco
1 23 (44.23%) Juniper
1 23 (44.23%) VMware
2 18 (34.62%) Veeam
2 18 (34.62%) CommVault
3 10 (19.23%) Dell
4 5 (9.62%) Avaya
4 5 (9.62%) SolarWinds
5 4 (7.69%) IBM
5 4 (7.69%) Lotus
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle
7 2 (3.85%) Google
8 1 (1.92%) Sophos
8 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
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